Medical Education: - B.Sc. in Medicine, Medical School at Valladolid University, Spain. - Residency and Fellowship in Rheumatology, Fundación Jiménez Díaz, Universidad Autónoma (UAM), Madrid, Spain. - MD, PhD in Medicine, Universidad Autónoma, Madrid, Spain. Teaching: Honorary Professor since 2001 at Universidad Autónoma, Madrid, Spain. Working Place: Rheumatology Department, Hospital de La Princesa, IIS-Princesa, UAM, Madrid. Publications: Co-author of 90 peer reviewed articles in different Journals of Rheumatology and other related specialties. Reviewer of several national and international scientific journals. Research: - My most current research interest pertains to basic science focused on experimental osteoarthritis and the role that subchondral bone plays in rheumatic diseases. - I am also member of several multi-center Spanish groups involved in the study of immune-genetics of different immune mediated diseases, like Giant Cell Arteritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis and Psoriatic Arthritis. - Co-investigator in several multi-center clinical trials in osteoporosis, osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. Professional Membership: - I am vice-president of the board of directors of the Rheumatology Society of Madrid (SORCOM) since 2009 and I am the elected president for 2012. - Member of several national and international Societies of Rheumatology. Signature: S. Castañeda Sanz, MD, PhD, Rheumatology Department, IIS-Princesa, UAM, HUP, Madrid, Spain.
Biography Updated on 18 October 2012